The personal papers of Marie-Louise von Motesiczky

April 1823–[2006]

collection owner: Marie-Louise Von Motesiczky, ‘The personal papers of Marie-Louise von Motesiczky’ April 1823–[2006]

Available online are items of correspondence from family and friends, professional correspondence, diaries, writings and photographs. Details of the remainder of the collection can be found on the Archive catalogue. Digitisation supported by the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust (

Collection Owner
Marie-Louise Von Motesiczky 1906–1996
Tate Archive
Presented by the Trustees of the Marie-Louise von Motesiczky Charitable Trust, March 2012
TGA 20129

3,395 objects in this collection

Typescript of the lecture and article entitled ‘Max Beckmann als Lehrer’ (Max Beckmann as Teacher. Recollections by Marie-Louise von Motesiczky)
Marie-Louise first gave the lecture at the annual meeting of the Max Beckmann-Gesellschaft in Murnau in 1963. It was first published in the German newspaper 'Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung' (11 January 1964), and an English version was later published in the magazine 'Artscribe' (1984). Included are typescripts of the lecture in German, English translations by Geodfrey Samuel, extracts of the lecture, and the printed article.
TGA 20129/2/1/4/2